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COVID-19 Updates:

Currently, New Student Programs remains open and available to answer questions about our June Orientation Program. Due to the rapidly evolving university response to the COVID-19 outbreak, programming operations within New Student Programs may change in the coming days or weeks.

UVM is monitoring the situation, developing response plans and providing comprehensive information. We will continue to assess the situation and inform individuals about any changes/updates to our June Orientation Program.

Check the UVM COVID 19 Website for the most up to date information.

New Student Programs welcomes and supports first-year and transfer students at UVM

New Student Programs encompasses orientation as well as first year experience programs and resources, including first year and transfer orientations, signature opening weekend events, coordinated initiatives such as Growth Mindset and Spring Start, and more.

At Orientation new students learn about life on campus, meet with academic advisors, and make friends before starting their first semester. Orientation is mandatory for incoming first-year students and strongly encouraged for transfer students.

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